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    October 3, 2012
    4:00 - 6:00am PDT  

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(male announer) live from the kron 4 news station, this is the kron 4 news. >> good morning is 4:00 a.m.. we are looking at relatively clear skies over san francisco it was hot yesterday. we will find out from ericka if it is going to cool down. however, berkeley firefighters are battling a two-alarm house fire. the house is on the 2900 blocked near ash b. it is a single-family home. and we are told that everybody was able to get out with no injuries. the cause is still under investigation. early reports that it could have been caused with a propane
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tank from the back of the house. we will keep you updated. >> san jose police are investigating to late night shootings 11:30 near test drive intersection. one male victim was suffering a non- life threatening injury he was taken to the hospital. and 20 minutes later, they learned of another victim who actually took himself to the hospital. no suspects information has been released. let us check with the weather. to see if that cool down is going to begin. the inland area are hot. >> correct i went to daly city. and yesterday i was thinking upper 50s but it reached 86 degrees. everybody was in the same boat. however, let us take a
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look the weather headlines. it is a clear start to the morning. with cloud coverage along the coast. at other than that, a warmer start with the '60s and '70s as we fourth go towards this afternoon sunny and warm. in fact it depends on when the sea breeze will kick on if it gets later. there could be eight other beach day with mid-70s for some of the coast areas around the bay. off certainly, after that fog dissipates 60s. and a 77 degrees in antioch. '70s in daly city. it is a relatively warm start. still contending from that yesterday's heat. the upper 50s in vallejo mid-60s in downtown san francisco. the futurecast showing by lunch, cooler than yesterday. with
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the '70s and '80s. as we go for this afternoon just a few areas are in the '90s. livermore, concord and places like morgan hill. you see pleasanton, 90 degrees. expect temperatures to be about 10 degrees cooler compared to what we saw yesterday but another gorgeous day. mid-70s for downtown san francisco. 82 degrees in redwood city. your kron 4 7 day around the bay will continue with that cooling trend and big changes to talk about for the weekend. not only will it be cooler but also cloud coverage. this weekend will introduce a 10 percent chance of rainfall. and the increase as the week progresses. however, let me show you the bridges. no
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problems around the bay area freeways. checking out the bay bridge still quiet. and traffic is smooth sailing through all the approaches with no metering lights to deal with. westbound looking decent towards foster city. and a live look at the golden gate bridge with no issues of the visibility. just a couple of cars out of marin county. >> thank you. violence continues to escalate in oakland toward yesterday a man was shot and killed marking a fifth murder in a 24 hour span. investigators are saying that this is not related to the four different others to work in the last 24 hours. reggie kumar has more. >> in oakland at the oakland police headquarters they are investigating a fifth homicide. this was in just 24 hours. this latest is not related to the four
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different homicides that occurred within the city. this man was shot when someone drove by and shot them. these people were dropped by this scene and were brought in for questioning they are witnesses however and not suspects. no arrests. reggie kumar, kron 4. >> our team coverage continues. haazig madyun one of those victims is a popular worker in an east oakland community center. >> he works and night shift. after relearned that he got out of work he got killed. >> after-week we've learned. the youth director saying that one of the man shot in this van on 72nd avenue tuesday morning was 23 year- old robert del. he is an overnight groundskeeper that also served as a mentor for youth.
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>> at this stage he had shown commitment and rain gauge for his general education diploma. and-week a merged -- as a community leader. and also is a role model for his peers. he is also known for his devoted parent. >> vast growth for his family and goals and obligations. >> in oakland haazig madyun kron 4. >> the thstatement is released from the oakland police department. alan bloofurd was shot in the month of may. and the police say that they had no choice because the student pointed
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the gun at police. however, supporters of the student demanded that oakland police released the report of this school shooting >> justice! (chanting) for alan .. >>reporter: they kept its promise after this room was full. however there were not keeping their mouth shut. theye afternoon at rallying before the assistant d.a. came outside and exchanged words. >> why can we not get a report? >> like and the investigation will take the time necessary to make sure that it is done right. when it is done right it will be released. >> people marched through the streets asking for answers they want charge charges--brought against the officers. they finally got
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that one police report they have been asking for you >> thes police have to be accountable. >> this 18 year-old was killed just days before graduation. as an inner-city kid he was well on his way and his life was cut short. they want a full investigation. >> he was pronounced dead 12:20 he did not arrive to the coroner until 3:45 and i want to know what happened. he was missing in action. that is where we keep requesting his reports. >> the family believes there are one step further to continue the fight. >> we are fighting justice for our son. we are fighting just as, for everybody. >> i want his name to live under change and how can we make change. we have to do something to make change. the >>reporter: the family is
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going to hand letters over to the assistant d.a. with the rest of their demands. in oakland, and lisa read, kron 4. >> the quick break. however, the possibility of an ipad mini
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>> welcome back. there have been rumors of a major apple investor telling fortune magazine that there could be a smaller version of the ipad. many people believe that it will be an 8 in. screen it tablet on october 10th. if that is the case fortune magazine as saying that this could be in stores for the holiday shopping season. apple is not providing any details. we will just have to wait and see. >> american airlines saying
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that damage control after airline seats came off during flight. ed payne has more. >> twice in three days these airline seats came loose in mid air. this was on boston. this was also from jfk towards miami. >> we flipped backwards it was actually a complete nightmare! people were essentially on the laps of the passengers behind them. >> i have seen this happen all the time. and it is just something that happens. if >>reporter: the airline is inspecting seven of the 74776 of those were had seats there were not properly installed. the saddle clams were not properly clamp down. we
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want to make sure that these engineers goal and and every single day they believe in the determine what they believe is the potential failure. but beyond that we are focusing our attention that this is properly installed. >> american airlines filed for bankruptcy late last year and has been struggling since then. dozens of flights have been cancelled and flights have been delayed american airlines pilots are ready to come back to the bargaining table and it would resume negotiations with the airline. ed payne >> 4:13 we will be back with a full look of your forecast and the hovercraft landing.
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>> this may be hovercraft is planned to start the festivities at 10:00 a.m. delivering supplies and equipment if a major earthquake or major disaster took place. that will be interesting to see. we will debut that for this evening. and let us check of the weather. the hovercraft is also and time for the fleet week. >> if we check out that sea breeze it could be warmer. upper 70's and even 80s along the beaches. however, if it is early enough in the afternoon it could be cooler. we artist waiting to see. as of right now we do have cloud coverage. we are- just waiting to see what that sea breeze will go. and
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downtown san francisco it is a clear start. let me mention that we even broke some records. some of these records set yesterday. santa rosa, 102 degrees. from 2001, the record was broken and the same in concord. 98 in napa from 2007. check out san jose. 96 degrees. from 1980! and moffett field was 95 degrees. that old record was also from 1980. we are not going to break any records today. currently, a warmer start but not much as far as warming as we go for this afternoon. 76 degrees in antioch. 73 in daly city. and upper 60s and san jose. as we check out futurecast by lunch. mostly orange and yellow on your screen indicating '70s and '80s.
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comfortable. as you go for lunch. as a cool for this afternoon. the red on the screen. however, those nine these are reserved for places like livermore toward gilroy. those 90's are reserved for places like livermore and killed brickyard 85 degrees expected in gilroy. with triple digits. 75 degrees in san francisco. with low 70's in daly city. and berkeley will see 76.
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again as i mentioned that sea breeze will continue with a cooling trend tomorrow. we will dive into those numbers we will only be in the low 80s the potential for wet weather. details on that, coming up. let me go over your extended forecast, thursday, friday, with significant cooler. '70s and '80s and 70's around the bay and 60s along the coast. the potential for some rainfall for the weekend. >> the traffic is quiet. we cannot have any hot spots. as we look live at the approach. all of the metering lights looking decent but the san mateo bridge, no problems. just 13
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minutes from end to end. and the golden gate we do not have any issues of visibility. on the traffic map, nice and easy for the bayshore freeway toward interstate 280. and in the south-bay card of an easy drive coming out of the coyote valley. and towards cupertino. with a significant back up with later morning hours. as of right now at speeds in the sauc60s. at- >> back to the top stores prosecutors are living out their case for what they believed esteban is accused of stalking and killing michelle off lei. she is accused of of stealing her boyfriend. michelle lei disappeared from kaiser
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permanente a end of the body was recovered months later. >> you cannot see the father of the child -- of the father. and he refused to speak. he did not look at its nthat the his ex- girlfriend, esteban and he did not want to comment on their sex life. and the custody battle. it and they had occasional sex despite esteban's he also confirmed that the cut back on the amount of time that she could spend with her child. after-texts about the french up with the victim. the
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defense attorney this blonde vidtrying to show that esteban acted in passion. because she was jealous and losing control and she lost visitation rights. members of the family were in the court room and the brother and cousin. >> we are here for michelle to make sure that she gets the justice. we are trying to stay strong for her. >> maureen kelly, kron 4. >> this woman could be responsible for a number of deaths in that county. this man called police and said that there was a car with a woman inside it on fulton street. when they arrested abigail she also had stolen credit cards, a gymnasium membership card and vehicle registration. detectives are continuing to investigate the possibility that she could have been involved with other crimes in palo alto. and in san jose police
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are trying to locate a man that is been missing for two weeks. eric garcia. was at a party on september 18th. he left that party on his motorcycle and is not been seen since. he is 5 ft. 10 in.. and he has a harley davidson. and he has a harley-davidson tattoo on the back of his head. there is a vigil tonight. 4:23. with this live look. it is pretty clear as it has been. it is also hot. more about the weather, coming up.
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>> nicholas i became under
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fire after this sensor went off near the border in arizona. another border patrol agent was injured without life-threatening injuries. bible was from provo, utah shell. he is the third agent to die in the line of duty this year. >> jimmy hoffa is still missing. the latest search came up empty from michigan. they saw a body being buried. around the time that jimmy hoffa went missing. and casey and the attorney wants to defamation trial casey-anthony's the attorney is saying that it is impossible for her to get a fair trial in the state of florida she was found acquitted for killing her daughter. the next court
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case is october 30th. >> and also, a study showing that there is less drinking and driving with chigh school students 16-and older. they have admitted but 1991 that number was 22% it has decreased. the report is raising the minimum state to racing the minimum drinking age and raising the drinking age. and harsher penalties. and also, the u.s. birth rate fell for the fourth consecutive rate. there were steep declines and latin and new 14 births. they have been on the rise since the 1990's. and to the all-time high of 2007. >> a new report also shows
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that dozens of weight loss. add supplements are on the store shelves making it illegal to treat or supplements that have cures for diabetes, and cancer and it is strictly prohibited. the fda responded saying that we will ask for congress for more powers over this $20 billion supplement industry. 4:28. this stage is set. this live shot as the candidates are getting ready for the first presidential debate in denver, colorado toward what it they will be talking about
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0ñ@ñ >> let us get to the forecast. this cool down will begin. it >> good morning. we are
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achieving of perhaps 10 degrees. not triple digits for this afternoon. in fact the warmest spot will be livermore. and a significant cooling for the bayshore this afternoon. and in terms of current conditions. 60s in downtown san francisco. flirting with 70's. and as we take a look at the weather headlines. this he breeze will kick in and we could see cooling along the coast. tomorrow, that cooling trend will continue and more for fog and cloud coverage. as we look ahead just cooler conditions compared to what we are used to. we also will have the potential for wet weather. a 10 percent chance as we go towards saturday, sunday and that will increase for the next workweek. full details on that with your your kron 4 7 day around the bay however, let us check out the afternoon highs. '70s
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and '80s in the south bay. with mid 90's santa clara getting up to 82 degrees. and upper 70's and mountain view. livermore coming in at 93 degrees 86 therese in concord. and another pretty warm day for the north bay but significantly cooler compared to what we've seen the last couple of days. no longer flirting with record territory. 82 degrees in san to clarify all. oakland will be almost 80. and if you're going to go to ocean beach? temperatures will be in the 60s. if you're going to the oakland a's game? this is going to be a game changer. 12:45 plenty of sunshine out the perfect day for a balkan. mid upper 70's your kron 4 7 day around the bay and this will highlight how that cooling trend is going
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to impact us for the next several days. morning fog, afternoon sunshine and partly cloudy skies. more cloud coverage for saturday, sunday and we are tracking this system to the north. we could see showers north of the golden gate. and i do not think that we're going to see that much moisture from this system. however, that moisture will be pretty spotty. it could be difficult to track. more coming up but first let us get you out the door. not monitoring anything specific. for major.four major-e fast-track looking decent. and you are certainly cruising. with speeds at top speeds on the upper deck. the tail lights are going towards foster city. no problems getting towards the nimitz freeway. and as we
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get towards the golden gate southbound 101 no problems of the visibility toward top speeds and plenty of space between cars. 23 minutes out ofonovato. >> deduce is a huge victory last night for the oakland athletics. four-one = 10 score. and 30,000 fans. four-one = final score. the share of the division with the texas rangers. and this is coming tonight with the here are some of the highlights. this was the winning play. just amazing. jackie, this could be a real! we could be looking at the a l west? >> yes. probably the most improbable story in baseball this year the oakland a's.
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93/68 tied with the texas rangers. there were 13 games behind the texas rangers and the of the word bacthey have come back-this is the last game of the season and they are in the dead heat. the winner of this game will be the american league champion it will get a little bit of time off. and it all comes down to this. who would have thought this? at the beginning of the season, oakland athletics were a long shot. they didn't improbable comeback but as you mentioned, 30,000 fans and probably the same to the oakland fans are going crazy. and as i mentioned earlier one of the most improbable teams. they have clinched the playoff spot. they will get a little bit of time off. and i think
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that it will be packed again tonight. they seem to be winning night after night after night. >> this is a ragtag team of rookies for the most part. and some it is really their first year. >> their payroll is about 50 million-55 million cured >> and the texas rangers is over $100 million. as i mentioned, there were 13 games behind the texas rangers on june 30th. they have made up for that. this is an unbelievable story and oakland residents are going to hope that this keeps going. >> we are hoping that this will continue with the oakland athletics, thank you, jacki. and also this is the told of the town the oakland athletics in first place since march. and we
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will keep you updated on the stories. and politics, decision 2012. today is that much anticipated presidential debate. with weeks of preparation. president obama and candid it, mitt romney in denver. sandra has more. >>reporter: while organizers are putting the final touches on the debate stage the candidates are putting your final touches on the skills. the first showdown between barack obama and mitt romney will focus on domestic issues. with a heavy emphasis on the economy. something that we've heard a lot about on the campaign trail. >> what i'm most concerned about is having a serious discussion about what we need to do to keep the country growing. and to keep social security for
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hard-working americans. >> do you want four more years with people struggling to find jobs? >> mitt romney told supporters that the debate is not about victory toward >> governor romney is perhaps the underdog but he is going to be ready on the issues which is really what this election is about. >> on the other side the debate could have more pressure. >> i think the debate will be interesting in their quarter to back up their statements. they will be held accountable for more than they had to be held accountable for the past. >> both candidates know that every question counts and from those it can be costly. >> very few will win an election but quite a few also lost. >> what happens tonight could decide what happens on november 6th. >> as a reminder, go to our new channel. comcast 193 for the latest news, weather and traffic updates and to watch all the presidential speeches. uninterrupted. and on digital 4.2.
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that is tonight at 6:00 p.m. we will take a quick break. much more coming up.
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(male announcer): now, here's stanley roberts who found people behaving badly. this man is strong f
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look carefully this man is squatting tone using the bathroom. but this is not just any garden this is the sunken garden at harvey milk plaza. in the castro section of san francisco. in fact, the entire party mill plaza has been taken over by transitions. even when i was there i saw this group blocking the pathway to get people to the terrace. and the only way they were able francisco police were here. and in this case, it was back to normal which was public intoxication. and apparently, not that drug to navigate his smart phone. residents are fed up. >> it stinks. this is nothing like it used to be i am all for tolerance but this is a out of control. >> this is somebody that is going inside of the sunken and empty liquor bottles. when the sprinklers come on is this how we treat the memorial to a political icon? apparently so. this removes but as those benches returned so did the transients. harvey milk plaza needs to be cleaned up, now. . in san francisco, stanley roberts, kron 4. if if you have a comment or story idea for stanley, you can email us at peoplebehavingbadly@kron4.co m
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the >> welcome back. the weather channel is going to start to give storms first names will raise weather or our earnest. according to the weather channel name of the winter storms is common practice in europe. and also the 2012-2013 from a-z. here are some of the names. the first is athena and the last
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is zeus the call weather or round the bay. and perhaps. the around the bay. >> and tracking is system it could be here as early as saturday. with inland areas as well. it looks like that chance will increase as we start the next workweek. we will focus our attention on today. temperatures as much as 10 degrees cooler than yesterday. clear conditions in walnut creek. the satellite and radar showing some of that morning fog letting up along the coast. note issues of visibility just yet. however, partly cloudy conditions as the go for the rest of the week. as we focus our attention 73 out the door. it is a warm start. 60s and downtown san francisco and upper 60s in
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hayward. napa could see 59. and the futurecast showing by noon, the yellow and orange will symbolize 70's. yes, it is going to be another war in a perfect to be out side it will not be uncomfortable. >> with 80s in the south bay. 82 degrees expected in cupertino. we will see low 90's in fairfield, antioch, livermore and 79 in san leandro. plenty of asunshine with 75 degrees for downtown san francisco. and '80s
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(music) with your kron 4 7 day around the bay cooling trend. by thursday, and tomorrow. the warmest areas will only be in the upper 70's. we will continue with unseasonably cool conditions for the weather weekend and more cloud coverage. and the potential for rainfall. >> checking out the traffic department we do not have any hot spots. it is quiet. you can see the approach to the bay bridge. just cruising out of oakland into the city. at the san mateo bridge, east bound, westbound looking about equal. and that vehicle stalled on the shoulder. you can see the light this. at the golden gate cellphones 1 0 1 of the speeds are doing well. no problems of the visibility of the southbound-golden gate.
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still, plenty of green interstate 680 indicating speeds over 50 m.p.h.. >> if you are going to stay in the bay area this weekend there will be plenty for you to do. among the list of events is the bluegrass festival at golden gate park. preparations are already under way emmylou harris and elvis costello. also, the other events. >> in san francisco there are a half-dozen events this
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weekend. the america's cup, the world series is already under way along fleet week kicks off and will have the blue angels had on the air shows saturday, sunday on the waterfront. and the anticipated bluegrass festival is friday, saturday, sunday on golden gate park. also look for the italian heritage parade. and the castro street district in dimension the giants play off? we do not know what time or the playoff teams but we do know that they will play on saturday sunday at 49ers at candlestick park. city officials say the best bet is public transportation. fifth there will be additional service available and also, the bike coalition saying that there will be a special bike route
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and free secure bike parking at many of these events. and now chief south bay stanford hosting arizona and the material girl herself, don it is going to be at c h p pavilion saturday, sunday. and madonna. and also justin biever will be at the oracle theater. cal football on saturday night and do not forecast there's the possibility of the playoff at the coliseum of the oakland a's. get ready. plenty to choose from. >> thank you. and after the blue angels they have already wrapped up there are rival. however, they are going to begin practicing.
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with their arrivals last night. charles clifford was there for their arrivals. >> just after 6:30 p.m. they thundered through the sky at s f o. the f 18 were circling once and planted by one by one. they were coming from hawaii. normally, they will land together but there were reports of refueling difficulties. they will stay the night at this hangar. individual demonstration flights are scheduled thursday, friday, a practice resumes and saturday, sunday the ffleet week will continue between 3:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. also you can watch the entire show saturday evening. to watch the blue angels during fleet week, tune into kron 4. hosted by george rask and mark danon. s f o, charles clifford, kron 4. to watch the blue angels during fleet week,
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tune into kron 4. hosted by george rask and mark danon. sponsored by cheajeep--to watch the blue angels during fleet week, tune into kron 4. hosted by george rask and mark danon. october 6th, 3:00 p.m. we are going to take a quick break. 4: 53 this live look. the stage is set and ready for president obama for the first presidential debate. we will talk more about that.
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>> john travolta and a live- in newton-john are rick reuniting. behind " the legendary musician " grease " to. will be on a christmas album. it is also being
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donated to charity. for that christmas album. >> forget about debate tonight. michelle obama and president obama will be celebrating their 20th anniversary today however, they're asking to sign their anniversary card. and they will take a rain check for their date night. still ahead, there have been five murders within 24 hours. oakland police have been working overtime. we will have a live report. and the 80s. it is a big game coming down to the wire card with game 3. they could have the
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west title. and also, the debate tonight in denver. we will talk more about what we can expect.
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(male announer) live from the kron 4 news station, this is the kron 4 news. >> with our top stories a violent 24 hours in oakland. five people have been killed. and a new system from the oakland police department. >> the biggest game and just seven hours. from the oakland coliseum. >> our developing story firefighters are battling a house fire. let me show you. this is in the 2900 block near ash bby..yoli?
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>>reporter: this fire was came in at 12:19 with five people displaced including one person in a wheelchair. it is a family of five people. we are going to talk to eight deputy chiefs. he is going to explain. debbie uut would you please come over here? you said that deputy -- you said that nobody was inside but it quickly went into a three- alarm fire. >> when we first were on arrivals they found a lot of fire, smoke from the rear of the structure. they and immediately called for an additional resources. and also there are working on evacuation's and advising that the berkeley police
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officers had gone inside to rescue a woman that is confined to a wheelchair. the other occupants were able to make it on their own. after confirmation that everybody was out. so additional sources were called to make it a three- alarm during this fire fight, the second floor and roof had partial collapse. >> at this point the fire is under control? >> it was difficult to extinguish because of the partial collapse. the hidden spaces were embers were still burning. we will be on the scene all morning. >> and as far as the people that were escape to the woman from the wheelchair is she okay? >> those five occupants were cared for by the american red cross. and they are at a
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local hotel for shelter. we are working with the red cross. >> thank you. >> darya this is blocked off, completely cured for a while, ashleyy was also blocked off but did not want this to be a traffic hazard. this is one block away from college/ ashbey you can see these homes and trees. there is so much brush and there is a concern that they did not want this to spread. and i will be sticking around here for most of this morning. just to make sure that the hot spots are turned off. >> thank you, and yuli. >> let us to the quick check
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of weather & traffic erica? >> good morning, james. it looks like that heat is moving out of our area. the warmest areas will be in the 90's. yesterday, we set records but today temperatures are in the 60s. '70s, '80s and pretty warm conditions but a bit more mild. as for goal for this afternoon and relatively as we go for this afternoon, still however, warm expected where these numbers are expected to end up in my next weather report. >> good morning, ericka. a pretty quiet start. the bridges, the east freeways and the westbound freeway is also looking decent on highway no. 4 card interstate 580 through the
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peninsula and light conditions. >> bay area baseball a huge victory for the oakland athletics. defeating the texas rangers. and johnnie hit a home run. and this improbable baseball season putting this in first place for the american league west. they were sharing the division with the rangers and the final game of the season. the deciding came today we will go live to the ballpark in check in with jackie jackie sissel. jackie, good morning. >> good morning you were talking about improbable. that is the story of the oakland a's 2012 season. you know, just on the june 30th at there were 30 games behind the texas rangers. they were-13 games behind. now, this is the last game of the season and they were
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in a tie-dye. and in the beginning, there were 100-1 just to make it to the playoffs. the word -- in a tie-dye t victory for t america league west. they have had a five-victories consecutively in the will get the west title. and if the yankees lose they will be tied for the best record in the american league. unbelievable! and this has been kind of a fairy tale season for the oakland a's and their fans. today, 12:45 they are going to take to the field. they will have the top deck covered. >> this is one of the smallest ballpark in the league we are hoping for a sellout. >> they had 12,000 people walled up yesterday. it is
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unbelievable. they had 12,000 people-walled up. others use to purchase tickets in advance. 13,000, or not be on heard of today to watch the last game of the season. >> thank you. 12:35 at the coliseum. the oakland a's have the smallest payroll with only $55 million. versus the texas rangers, over $100 million. the first post-season could be against new york or baltimore. and saturday we will follow the latest. as the fans are expected to arrive. we will be back.
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a watching wall street. after the dow jones closed 33 points. the nasdaq was up, the s&p was up. mortgage applications were the highest level in three years. mostly on
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refinancing. and interest rates are at a historic low. and more importantly the september jobless report will be released on friday. that could impact the presidential race. in the futures are at 0. >> this new apple product is getting a lot of buzz. a major apple investors saying that he has heard from multiple resources that a smaller version of the ipad the investors say that the invitation of the unveiling of this smaller template will be going out on october 10th. if that is the case. the smaller-tablet. could be in time for this holiday shopping season. apple is not providing any details if there are truth values to this detail. >> toys r ross is going to meet its price against its
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competitors. and even baby ies 'r us. this is a valid for 30 days after purchase. they are able to get a price adjustment and a free play away for the holidays. it starts on october 31st >> still ahead officials will confirm more with west nile virus. and birds found to have that dudley west nile. this is -- that deadly west by a virus was found in birds in the bay area. it's time to change the way we clean.
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>> there have been to birds confirmed dead with the west nile virus. technicians are setting traps to determine if mosquitos in the city.
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and they need to know if they are infected it is transmitted through ideal conditions for mosquitos. transmission to humans and birds more likely. this is one of the worst seasons with 150 deaths have been reported nationwide and a navy hovercraft is a set to land on ocean beach as part of the response. if you see something. the military vehicle is arriving at 10:00 a.m. it is part of the kickoff for fleet week. if necessary it could deliver supplies. in the event of a major earthquake. >> let us take a double live look at our shot from mt. tam. it is clear. the bay bridge approach also looking clear. cough hope th
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today will be cooler. >> yesterday was intense and a bit unbearable. if you did not like yesterday's i guess that i have good news. it is a clear and warm start. with cloud coverage and fog along the coast. really it just depends on weather that sea breeze will kick in. if it does it will be a pretty warm afternoon. upper 70's in the beaches. and for the early afternoon. that fog could return to the coast. as early as 4:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m. something to be concerned with. taking a look at your current conditions with low 70's and imild start. and as we check up where temperatures are going to go for this afternoon. temperatures are
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showing '70s and '80s. as we go for the afternoon. yesterday we saw plenty of red. san francisco. however, the 90's are reserved for the inland areas with livermore. morgan hill, perhaps antioch, concord. and the bay area will stay in the '70s and '80s. much more comfortable. some locations dropping by 10 degrees. low 80s in the santa clara. 85 degrees expected in los gatos. and pleasanton, livermore, 79 degrees in san leandro. another day of pretty nice weather. gorgeous weather. for the east bay shore. and 70's for downtown san francisco. let me highlight your fleet week forecast. if you're going to be going out side? it will be a bit of a
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foggy start but sunshine expected in the afternoon. as we transition for saturday, cooler temperatures. along the san francisco waterfront with temperatures in the low mid '60s. your kron 4 7 day around the bay with your extended forecast changes for the weekend. not only will it be cooler but cloud coverage saturday, sunday beat system is being tracked to the north bringing showers. for some potential and bay area rainfall increasing as we start the next workweek. more of your forecast coming up. however, let us check your morning commute with george. >> good morning, erica. we are not tracking any hot spots the bay bridge toll plaza. the westbound is pretty light right now. in fact, pretty exceptionally
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light. with more traffic denis it will be an easy trip. just nine minutes. from the maze to san francisco from 92 westbound showing light traffic conditions and smooth conditions. a look at the golden gate 101 south bound through marin county, smoothe westbound 80, up from hercules towards berkeley and san ramon valley, only 18 minutes from dublin towards walnut creek in pleasant hill is also a decent. the 580 is also better than usual. through the north bay we talked about the 101 and the golden gate. with 23 minutes out of novato to the toll plaza. >> thank you, george. a fire in oakland leaving four people out of their homes
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and one firefighter has been injured. this started before 1:00 p.m. this was near fruitvalle avenue yesterday fire crews were battling this fire and it spread to the attic. one person that spotted this fire had just enough time to get some pants on and warned other residents. >> there are two other residences upstairs. all i heard and looked and i saw that the steps were on fire. i ran. and i try to get everybody out. that is pretty much in it. >> quick thinking. it could have saved the lives of his neighbors. it was extinguished about one hour later and there was one minor back injury sustained from one fire fighter. >> this fatal police shooting resulted from the
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month of may was the cause of this citizen march last night. there have been a lot of questions surrounding this death of this student that was shot by police. also, there have been several fatalities in just 24 hours in oakland. there was a gunshot victim. two different incidences, both are non-life-threatening. the hospital. individual the
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blue angels will take a solo flights. here they are, but refueling problems meant the entire team that is normally six jets and all were going to be arriving separately. however, they are usually landing together. they are at the hangar at executive terminal where they spent the night. tomorrow and friday. thursday, friday, their corn to practice. saturday, sunday they will have their full routine. they will have practiced-- 30, friday. perhaps check it out. they could not want to get caught in traffic so you can see the real thing on thursday, friday and of ford that weekend traffic. to watch the blue angels during fleet week, tune into kron 4. hosted by george rask and mark danon. >> it is going to be a lot of traffic this weekend. we will be right back purify
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erika derry: and the fact that california isn't making it a priority frustrates me. dan hurd: i'm ashamed of that, and i don't want this to continue for my daughter. brenda kealing: prop 38 is going to bring a lot of money to our schools. suzan solomon: the money stays at the school site. cade derry: what i would really like to see is that the teachers... that were laid off come back to the school. navaz hurd: a smaller class size. navaz hurd: as a mom i want that. as a teacher i want that. prop 38 is an opportunity of a generation.
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>> welcome back we are looking at more jobs added. 162,000 jobs added to the u.s. economy. 80,000 from private and 70,000 from large for companies. this number could be different than the national numbers. and we will be watching. do not forget the unemployment number at 8.2%. president obama is promising the decrease for election. to hopefully reached a low 8 percent. and private-sector jobs adding more jobs. >> still ahead, a violent 24 hours in oakland. they're ripping five people dead in
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just 24 hours. if there have been five people dead with a violent 24 hour span in oakland. it looks like today is going to be mild. the specially for walnut creek with 90's yesterday only 80s today.
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visit benjaminmoore.com/promo. >>we will see a little bit of fault this afternoon along the coast line. we have plenty of sunshine to look forward to. the fall will make a comeback into the afternoon. as we head
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into the weekend the warmest day will be in the upper '70's. we do have some wet weather along the way. george. >>traffic is still very light along the shore way. it is still an 11 minute drive. for interstate 580 and highway 4 it is still light traffic. james. >>the violence continues to escalate in oakland. this is the fifth murder within 24 hours. the first murder was monday night before 9:00 p.m. then an hour later there was a man shot in a
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vehicle. yesterday morning just after 6:00 a.m. two men were killed when they were sitting in their car. and afternoon a fifth man was gunned down and this was that 57th ave. one of the victim's family members expressed was some of them have said for years that oakland police do not make a rest after the murders. >>a tip system is supposed to be able to track this. >>oakland police for years have tried all kinds of strategies to make arrests. they stated that their best arrest have always been done by tips from the public. a lot of people are afraid that their lives would be in jeopardy if they say
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anything. >>look here at the website. this is being used by a lot of police nationwide. you can sign up online and as soon as the alert goes out people can receive it on their phone and that they made arrests within about an hour. the latest twist in oakland is that you can now san a text to police anonymously. your identification will remain anonymously. they will not ask you what your name is. >>there have been 90 murders in oakland so far this year last year it was 81. they will talk about this more in detail later on.
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>>the prosecution is expected to call more witnesses duke to michelle lay. prosecutors say esteban killed lay for running hurt relationship with her daughter's father scott. the father was on the stand and stated that she had sent him text messages. lay disappeared/share and her body was found four months later. esteban has pleaded not guilty. >>the body of the other fisherman that went missing has been found. the u.s. coast guard stated that the last body was filed on a
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beach about 5:30 p.m. last night. there were four fishermans involved when their boat capsized. two of the fishermen were able to swim to safety but the other two drowned. all four men are now account for four ali and to a live into bed. >>most recently a kidnapping in san mateo. >>new suspicion has products that he tried to take pictures of other girls at school he is facing 19 charges for child pornography. after the publicity on the news last
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week there was a school official in daly city who stated that it sounded like an incident that happened at their school. he notified the police and they investigated and it turned out that this man was in a stall in a girls' bath wrong. he took pictures of the four girls that came into the backbone. news of the arrest has gone unsolved. this is great progress for san francisco. me as a parent gets extremely nervous but now i am happy because now police have done their job. >>bulls principles stated this she was relieved and
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she thanks the police for their help. >>president barack obama and mitt romney will square away in their first presidential debate. off the stage is set. let's take a look at it. >>that will focus on domestic issues and the economy. both sides are trying to lower expectations and romney told citizens said it is not about spitting into the incumbents favor. i think the debate will be interesting and that they both will have to back up their statements. if they will both be held accountable for what they have stated. governor romney is more of the underdog but
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i do believe that he is ready. both canada's know that every question and answer counts. quite a few have lost an election with a poor debate. so how will it go? you will find out more because we will run the entire debate at 6:00 p.m. live on comcast's 193. we will be right back.
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>>and still ahead on kron 4 news the athletics are still on their way to their game. the giants will give it one last try.
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no matter how often you wash it. color lock technology. exclusively from your benjamin moore retailer. find your perfect color with a buy one, get one pint offer. visit benjaminmoore.com/promo. welcome back carrying there was a fire and they think that it may have started from a propane tank in the back of the house. no one was injured. >>a string of murders have oakland police officers working. they all happened about 24 hours. they have no word yet whether or not these murders are related. though oakland athletics
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are playing for it all today. johnny bones received an award for the most exceptional player. he gave only three hits and a run. he is even getting a run that put the a's up 3 to 1. the a's won this game three to one with 30,000 fans at the coliseum. after trailing by jo13 games it all comes down at 1235 as the oakland a's tried to win the west. >>on to the giants here is mass cane and after
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wrapping up his title they beat the dodgers and the laminated them from the possibility of the playoffs. >>the giants have won 11 straight when he was on the mound. this is the same p.r. a when he was left off of the mound. >>on to the raiders that are off this weekend. darius is back with the raiders after he had been knocked out. the raiders held their first practice before getting four days off due to a bye week. the 1 and 3 raiders played before and one falcons in two weeks. >>we have a double live look
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at the weather. we have pretty high temperatures. we saw some very high temperatures yesterday. let's find out what is in store for today. hi erica. >>we will cool it down to about 10 degrees. yesterday was a toasty one around the bay and we actually broke some records. napa was at 98 degrees. and then san jose was in the mid 90's. these records were set back in the '90s. let's take a look at the current conditions. it is a warm start to the morning. it is 64 right now
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in downtown san francisco. as we see where the numbers are expected to go it will be warm and sunny but cooler. there will be no problems with wearing light clothing because it will be temperatures that we are used to. as we turn our attention to the east ba bay. pleasanton is at 90 and yes it will be a another gorgeous day. it will be 86 in santa rosa and mid '70s for downtown san francisco. and of those days that we just talked about. they're facing off against the rangers and the gang will be early at 12:35 p.m.. it will
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be about mid '70s for the game. this afternoon we may see some fall the return about 4:00 p.m.. cooling trend will continue and we do have a potential wet weather ahead. we will see more for cloud cover. we will continue with that as we start the next work week. so yes you may need triumvir less as we start next week. your one umbrella. >>at the bay bridge toll plaza you will see that the
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right looks good on westbound. the san mateo bridge you are still enjoying a pretty good ride here. with the construction going on you may see some delays in the westbound direction. they fall the free morning for the golden gate bridge drive. the afternoon commute may be a little bit different. let's look at ride at interstate 80 west mount it is about a 14 minute drive. it is 16 minutes from coyote valley. 85 around the west bay looks good. public transit is
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still enjoying a good ride. >>remember the blue angels. it is presented by kron 4 energy. it will be on saturday october 6th. this weekend will be a busy week with fleet week. the usual event like the flyovers and there are some new yvette's. also all the bay area will host a the race. there is more than giants are back in town and they will be plane on saturday and sunday. also on sunday the 49ers are home and they will host the buffalo bills. even the
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calls will be watching. this is the bluegrass festival at golden gate park and a lot of people will be here this is from friday through sunday. the castro street fair is also going on and the italian heritage event. it will be a crazy weekend in san francisco. do not say that there is nothing to do. if you do not like crile's then you could just stay at home and watch it on kron 4. justic your car in the and just watch our special at 6:00 p.m.. >>still ahead dairy cows in
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switzerland are able to send text messages to their owners. we will tell you about this technology coming up later.
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>> we are back. the swi dairy cowls can now text their owners when they are in heat. when the call is in heat it will send a text to the farmer. >> a 5:57 a.m. coming up. we're just hours away from oakland a's biggest game of the year. it will be a big weekend in san francisco and
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we will tell you how you can avoid what may be a traffic nightmare. let's take a look at the university of denver where wherthe first debate will take place. this will be a big one and voters will be glued to this. we will tell you how you can see the whole thing from your home. we will be right back.
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